THURSDAY: Brickyard, Carlisle: Limehouse Lizzy. The Fleece, Kendal: Boogie Bill’s Billionaires. Unicorn Inn, Ambleside: Open Mic Night. 

FRIDAY: Bootleggers, Kendal: 5th Element. Coronation Hall, Ulverston: Remi Harris. Holme Social Club: Craic at the club (acoustics). Lily Bar, Ambleside: String Zoo. New Union, Kendal: Bill Holliday; Back to the Blues for Manna House. Old Fire Station, Carlisle: Sugarspun. Robert Gillow, Lancaster: Live Music sessions. The Grand, Lancaster: Magic Of Motown. Unicorn Inn, Ambleside: Live Music sessions. Victoria Hall, Grange: The Carnival Band. Victoria Hall, Settle: Sinner Boy; tribute to Rory Gallagher. Zeffirellis, Ambleside: Matt Cowe plays Chet Atkins.

SATURDAY: Bootleggers, Kendal: Saturday night DJ. Brickyard, Carlisle: The Jam’d. Coronation Hall, Ulverston: Russell Watson. Old Fire Station, Carlisle: The Smiths Ltd. Unicorn Inn, Ambleside: Open Mic Night. Zeffirellis, Ambleside: Liminal: The Steve Chadwick Group.  

SUNDAY: Bootleggers, Kendal: The Rest. Coronation Hall, Ulverston: The Fureys. Hawkshead Brewery, Staveley: Sunday Sessions. Lily Bar, Ambleside: Paddy Wilde. Old Fire Station, Carlisle: May Blues Jam. Victoria Hall, Settle: The Unthanks.

MONDAY: Ruskins, Kendal: Live Music/Acoustic Jam Session.

TUESDAY: Burgundys Bar, Kendal: Play ‘n’ Plug. Golden Lion, Lancaster: Open Mic Night. Lily Bar, Ambleside: Rhythm & Blues Club. The Platform, Morecambe: The Rutles; Get Up & Go Tour. 

WEDNESDAY: Old Fire Station, Carlisle: Take Five (five bands). Platform, Morecambe: Ruskins, Kendal: Folk Jam Session.